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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes Yes, during pregnancy No No, borderline diabetes
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,827 1,967 9.3 8.8- 9.9 145 0.9 0.7- 1.1 13,468 88.6 87.9-89.2 247 1.2 1.0- 1.4
-WHITES 12,284 1,366 8.4 7.9- 9.1 114 0.9 0.7- 1.2 10,608 89.4 88.7-90.0 196 1.3 1.0- 1.6
GENDER
Males 4,766 586 9.0 8.1-10.0 0 0.0 . - . 4,104 89.8 88.8-90.8 76 1.2 0.9- 1.5
Females 7,518 780 7.9 7.2- 8.7 114 1.7 1.4- 2.2 6,504 89.0 88.0-89.9 120 1.4 1.0- 1.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 113 12 6.4 3.2-12.6 1 0.6 0.1- 4.5 96 89.9 82.5-94.4 4 3.0 1.0- 9.0
Non-Hispanic 12,148 1,351 8.5 7.9- 9.1 113 0.9 0.7- 1.2 10,493 89.4 88.7-90.1 191 1.3 1.0- 1.5
AGE
18-24 270 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2 266 99.1 97.1-99.7 3 0.5 0.1- 1.4
25-34 986 21 2.9 1.7- 5.1 20 1.6 1.0- 2.5 939 94.6 92.2-96.3 6 0.9 0.3- 2.6
35-44 1,762 53 3.5 2.6- 4.8 42 1.7 1.2- 2.4 1,650 94.0 92.5-95.2 17 0.8 0.4- 1.5
45-54 2,353 189 8.1 6.8- 9.6 17 0.7 0.4- 1.4 2,124 90.2 88.5-91.6 23 1.0 0.7- 1.6
55-64 2,769 388 14.6 12.9-16.4 11 0.4 0.2- 0.8 2,318 83.1 81.2-84.8 52 1.9 1.4- 2.7
65-74 2,295 398 17.0 15.1-18.9 14 0.5 0.3- 0.9 1,828 80.3 78.3-82.3 55 2.2 1.6- 3.1
75+ 1,777 312 19.0 16.7-21.5 8 0.4 0.2- 1.0 1,418 78.4 75.8-80.8 39 2.2 1.5- 3.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 1,399 265 14.2 12.0-16.7 8 0.4 0.2- 1.0 1,089 82.7 80.0-85.1 37 2.6 1.7- 4.0
H.S. or G.E.D. 3,531 450 9.6 8.5-10.9 35 0.9 0.6- 1.3 2,978 87.9 86.4-89.2 68 1.6 1.1- 2.4
Some Post-H.S. 3,310 368 8.9 7.7-10.3 34 1.1 0.7- 1.8 2,862 88.8 87.3-90.2 46 1.1 0.8- 1.7
College Graduate 4,021 281 5.4 4.7- 6.3 37 0.9 0.6- 1.4 3,658 93.0 92.0-93.8 45 0.7 0.5- 1.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 1,130 228 16.5 13.9-19.6 19 2.0 1.0- 3.7 860 79.8 76.3-82.8 23 1.7 0.9- 3.2
$15,000- 24,999 1,716 281 12.3 10.5-14.3 14 1.0 0.5- 1.8 1,379 84.4 82.1-86.4 42 2.4 1.6- 3.5
$25,000- 34,999 1,233 165 10.7 8.6-13.2 9 0.6 0.3- 1.2 1,033 87.2 84.5-89.4 26 1.5 1.0- 2.4
$35,000- 49,999 1,768 181 8.5 7.0-10.2 17 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1,541 89.6 87.7-91.2 29 1.2 0.8- 1.8
$50,000-74,999 1,902 149 6.3 5.2- 7.7 10 1.0 0.5- 2.1 1,725 91.7 90.1-93.1 18 0.9 0.5- 1.8
$75,000+ 2,878 151 4.8 3.9- 5.9 29 0.9 0.6- 1.4 2,669 93.6 92.4-94.6 29 0.7 0.4- 1.2
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 4,561 832 15.8 14.5-17.3 40 0.6 0.4- 0.9 3,585 81.6 80.0-83.0 104 1.9 1.5- 2.5
No 7,449 513 5.0 4.4- 5.6 73 1.0 0.8- 1.4 6,774 93.0 92.2-93.7 89 1.0 0.7- 1.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,989 309 12.5 10.9-14.3 4 0.2 0.1- 0.6 1,645 86.1 84.2-87.7 31 1.3 0.8- 1.9
Non-Veteran 10,291 1,057 7.7 7.1- 8.4 110 1.0 0.8- 1.3 8,959 89.9 89.2-90.7 165 1.3 1.0- 1.6

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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